This is a photo of Central Ave. in 1943. The photo was taken by John Collier Jr. as part of the Farm Security Administration – Office of War Information Collections at the Library of Congress.
In 1941 to 1943, Collier worked as a photographer with the Farm Security Administration and the Office of War Information under Roy Stryker and documented many areas around the eastern U.S and northern New Mexico.
|Historical Event:||Major Transportation Facilities|
|Sub Event:||Route 66|
|Origin:||Office of War Information Collections, Library of Congress|
|Date:||February 1, 1943|
|Author:||John Collier Jr.|
- NM-AZ State Line
- Hotel Franciscan
- Luna Lodge
- Cutoff Road to be U. S. 66
- NM Legislature, HB 28, March 19, 1925
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